See Touching Note of UNN Student Who Committed Suicide

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The UNN student who allegedly took his own life over gambling related issues left behind a touching suicide note.


The Enugu Police Command on Tuesday commenced an investigation on alleged suicide by a University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) student.

In a statement signed by its Public Relations Officer, Mr Ebere Amarizu, the command said that the deceased, identified as Mr Tobechukwu Okeke, was a final year student of Agriculture Economics and a native of Awgu in Enugu State.

It said that Okeke was seen in his room lifeless with a blue rope on his neck hung on the ceiling fan’s hook on Nov. 27.

The command said that a note written by the deceased to his friends and relations was found at the scene of the alleged suicide.

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Some of the excerpts from the note read as follows: “I got it all wrong when I rejected Jesus. God gave me wisdom, God gave me all I needed to succeed. I rejected Him.

“My fellow gamblers, I am sorry; my fellow lions, I am sorry; my family, I let you all down,” it said.

The command noted that the body of the late student had been deposited at the Bishop Shanahan Hospital Mortuary, Nsukka.

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7 thoughts on “See Touching Note of UNN Student Who Committed Suicide

  1. There is more to this, Igbo boy for that matter commit suicide? Taaa! What behinds six is more than seven.

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  2. I think that alone ( gambling) doesn't worth dying for, something more than that must be involved. In his matter, there are things left left unfold and truth untold. RIPP.

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